Ceramics

News of Han Collection’s next exhibition: Kim Munho: Buncheong Story Exhibition: 15 – 28 November 2017 Opening night: 14th November 18:00-21:00 ​Han Collection | 33 Museum Street | Bloomsbury | London WC1A 1LH | www.hancollection.co.uk Han Collection is pleased to present this new solo exhibition of Korean pottery artist, Kim Mun Ho. This exhibition is a […]

{ 0 comments }

Juree Kim + Neil Brownsword open studio at V+A

by Events Editor 4 November 2017
Thumbnail image for Juree Kim + Neil Brownsword open studio at V+A

Neil Brownsword and Juree Kim began their ceramics residency at the V&A in October; they will be in residence until end of March 2018. V&A Korea UK Ceramics Residency: Juree Kim & Neil Brownsword Open Studio Sat 11 Nov | Fri 17 Nov | Wed 6 Dec | Sat 9 Dec 2017 13.00 – 16.00 […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition: Cross the Timeline — Korean ceramics at Han Collection

by Events Editor 30 October 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition: Cross the Timeline — Korean ceramics at Han Collection

News of Han Collection’s upcoming exhibition: Cross the Timeline: Korean Ceramics 2nd November – 11th November 2017 Exhibition hours: Monday-Friday 11.00-18.00 Sat 4 Nov 10.30-18.00 | Sun 5 Nov 12.00-18.00 | Mon 6 Nov 11.00-21.00 | Sat 11 Nov 10.30-18.00 Han Collection would like to invite you to the exhibition ‘Cross the Timeline: Korean Ceramics’ during the Asian […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition visit: Oh Man-chul ceramic paintings, at Han Collection

by Philip Gowman 15 October 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition visit: Oh Man-chul ceramic paintings, at Han Collection

I was sorry to have missed the opening of the current exhibition by Oh Man-chul at Han Collection. I made up for it by spending some time at the gallery a couple of days later. Park Jinsu kindly provided a photo of Master Oh’s opening performance, a painting on a 2 metre square canvas executed […]

Read the full article →

Oh Man-chul: How brilliant is the love of clay and fire, at Han Collection

by Events Editor 1 October 2017
Thumbnail image for Oh Man-chul: How brilliant is the love of clay and fire, at Han Collection

Two exhibitions this month feature the Moon Jar. First, the below; and later, Anna Paik’s Invocation. Oh Man Chul: How brilliant is the love of clay and fire ​Han Collection | 33 Museum Street | Bloomsbury | London WC1A 1LH | www.hancollection.co.uk 5th – 21st October 2017 Live performances, 5 Oct @6pm | 7 Oct […]

Read the full article →

Korean ceramics at the British Ceramics Biennial

by Philip Gowman 23 September 2017
Thumbnail image for Korean ceramics at the British Ceramics Biennial

This year the British Ceramics Biennial has two major strands with a Korean interest: first, a continuation of the Made in Korea project curated by Kay Aplin of Brighton’s Ceramic House, with output from a residency programme in which Korean potters Kim Jin and Baek Kyung-won produced work that responds to the ceramics produced by Wedgwood. […]

Read the full article →

Kim Juree’s work at the V+A is melting …

by Philip Gowman 22 September 2017
Thumbnail image for Kim Juree’s work at the V+A is melting …

An integral and intended feature of Kim Juree’s work is that it self-destructs. As I said a couple of months ago when first reporting on the V+A’s Contemporary Korean Ceramics exhibition: “Kim makes models of 1980s-1990s houses being demolished in her naighbourhood. The houses are characterised by a unique combination of western and Korean architectural […]

Read the full article →

Lee Kang-hyo in Making Futures at Plymouth College of Art

by Philip Gowman 22 September 2017
Thumbnail image for Lee Kang-hyo in Making Futures at Plymouth College of Art

Doh! Things are so busy at the moment that I’m having difficulty keeping up with everything. I popped into the V+A this afternoon to check out the Korean jewellery designers who are here for the London Design Festival, and bumped into Rosalie Kim. We started chatting about the British Ceramics Biennial which starts in Stoke-on-Trent […]

Read the full article →

London Korean Festival 2006 – an introduction

by Philip Gowman 16 August 2017
Thumbnail image for London Korean Festival 2006 – an introduction

The London Korean Festival 2006 was the last of the festivals organised by Oh Tae-min and his team, which included Stephanie Seung-min Kim who would go on to be the first curator at the Korean Cultural Centre before moving into the art curatorial world on her own. Previously working from within the Korean Anglican Community […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition visit: Contemporary Korean Ceramics at the V+A

by Philip Gowman 26 June 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition visit: Contemporary Korean Ceramics at the V+A

This year-long exhibition as part of the Korea/UK 2017-18 cultural collaboration brings together a range of approaches and responses to Korean ceramics. From work that is purely functional to work that is purely decorative, via work that seeks to critique contemporary Korean society, the unifying element is the quality of the craftsmanship and execution. Yoon […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition news: Made in Korea – Ceramics at Sladmore Contemporary

by Events Editor 22 June 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition news: Made in Korea – Ceramics at Sladmore Contemporary

The ceramics exhibition that was in Brighton during May will be coming to London in July: Made in Korea Sladmore Contemporary | 32 Bruton Place | Off Berkeley Square | London W1J 6NW | www.sladmorecontemporary.com Wed 12 Jul – Fri 28 July 2017 Mon – Thu 10am – 6pm | Fri 10am – 5pm | […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition news: Contemporary Korean Ceramics, at the V+A

by Events Editor 19 May 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition news: Contemporary Korean Ceramics, at the V+A

I rashly said yesterday morning that I thought that the upcoming Korean / British poetry collaboration coming up in June was the first London event in the UK/Korea Creative Futures 2017/18 programme. I was wrong. It was announced last night at the V&A that their Contemporary Korean Ceramics exhibition, which opens today, is officially the […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition news: Between Serenity and Dynamism

by Events Editor 24 April 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition news: Between Serenity and Dynamism

The next exhibition at the KCCUK is timed to coincide with London Craft Week: Korean Ceramics: Between Serenity and Dynamism Korean Cultural Centre UK, 1-3 Strand, London, WC2N 5BW Dates: 3 May – 3 June 2017 The Korean Craft and Design Foundation (KCDF) presents ‘Between Serenity and Dynamism; Korean Ceramics’, an exhibition that explores the beauty […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition news: Puncheong — Crossing the timelines, at Han Collection

by Events Editor 21 April 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition news: Puncheong — Crossing the timelines, at Han Collection

May is shaping up to be a good month for ceramics this year. There’s this, there’s Made in Korea, there’s the Arumjigi exhibition, and a special exhibition at the V+A soon to be announced. Puncheong: Crossing the timelines Han Collection | 33 Museum Street | Bloomsbury | London WC1A 1LH | www.hancollection.co.uk 5 May – […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition news: Arumjigi brings work of 38 artisans to London Craft Week

by Events Editor 20 April 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition news: Arumjigi brings work of 38 artisans to London Craft Week

The Koreans are coming to London Craft Week in force. As well as the Made in Korea ceramics exhibition at Sladmore Contemporary, there are nearly fourty artisans exhibiting courtesy of the Arumjigi Cultural Keepers Foundation. Beth McKillop came across them in the 2016 Culture Communication Forum in Seoul, and they exhibited a gorgeous set of […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition news: Made in Korea – Korean ceramics in Brighton and London

by Events Editor 17 April 2017
Thumbnail image for Exhibition news: Made in Korea – Korean ceramics in Brighton and London

Having been following some of these ceramic artists for a number of years, we’re really looking forward to this. Brighton or London, Stoke-on-Trent or Seoul – there will be a few opportunities to experience this exhibition. Made in Korea The Ceramic House 6/7, 13/14, 20/21, 27/28 May, vernissage Thursday 4th May London Craft Week showcases a […]

Read the full article →

Exhibition news: Ceramics by Oh Man-chul, at Han Collection

by Events Editor 4 September 2016
Thumbnail image for Exhibition news: Ceramics by Oh Man-chul, at Han Collection

News of a ceramics exhibition opening later this month at Han Collection Oh Man-chul Han Collection London 33 Museum Street | Bloomsbury | London WC1A 1LH | www.hancollection.co.uk 22nd Sep – 5th Oct 2016 This autumn, Han Collection will present solo exhibition of important contemporary Korean pottery painter Oh Man-Chul. The exhibition will feature his […]

Read the full article →